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Tension as Ebonyi, Cross River communities resume hostilities

Tension is brewing at the border areas of Igbeagu community in Izzi Local Government Area of Ebonyi State and Ukelle community in Iyala Council Area of Cross River State following renewed hostilities between the two communities.
Interior Minister Abdulrahman Dambazau

Minister: Cross River, Ebonyi communal clashes affect nation’s food security

The Federal Government has decried the incessant communal clashes between Ukelle community in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State and their Izzi neighbours in Ebonyi State.

Federal government intervenes in Cross River, Ebonyi land dispute

The Minister of Interior, Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (rtd), on Monday visited Cross River in an effort to resolve the land dispute between Cross River and Ebonyi communities.

Senator Makarfi calls for calm in Ebonyi, Cross River communities

Former Peoples Democratic Party national chairman, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, on Tuesday, appealed to Ukelle and Igbeagu communities in Ebonyi and Cross River States currently in conflict to resist the temptation of picking up arms against each other.
SENATOR EMMANUEL ONWE UZOR

Ebonyi government disowns social media video on border crisis with Cross River

Ebonyi State government on Monday disowned the video footages displayed on social media about the border crisis between Igbeagu community of the state and Ukelle community of Cross River State.

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